... 4 g/d a Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs): If the symptoms are not controlled, NSAIDs such as tramadol, narcotics or glucosamine can be considered. ... Joint protection and energy-conservation techniques: a Weight reduction, if obese a Ergonomic advice to reduce ... Avoiding floor activities or forward bent postures a Shock-absorbing footwear a Use of walking aids, splints or braces. ... Mechanical or manual joint distraction to relieve the compressive forces on the joint.
|Title||:||Principles of Geriatric Physiotherapy|
|Author||:||Narinder Kaur Multani, Satish Kumar Verma|
|Publisher||:||JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS - 2008-12-01|